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The Bourbon

#1,236 of 4,993 Restaurants in Sydney
$$ - $$$, ,
22 Darlinghurst Rd | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9035 8888
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“scotch steak” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian
$$ - $$$
22 Darlinghurst Rd | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Located right near Kings Crosses iconic fountain the Bourbon really has shown me that times really do change and so can the entire vibe of a venue. Years ago I used to come here for an entirely different reason - To party. They then closed...More

Thank fromsydwithlove
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I absolutely loved the cocktails here. Bit pricey though. The service was very slow as we waited 10 mins to be served when there was only 1 person at the bar. But it was worth the wait!!!!

Thank Krystal M
Reviewed January 11, 2018

If you are in kings cross you are not going to find high end dinning but you are going to find a lot of good eatery’s, The Bourbon is not one of them. It maybe a nice place to have a drink - leave it...More

Thank Blondenomad94
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a few drinks whilst exploring the Kings Cross and Potts Point. Quite a good place for cocktails and they have some pretty interesting concoctions - first time I have had a pulled pork cocktail! Food looked pretty good but didn’t try any...More

Thank KevMac1960
Reviewed December 15, 2017

This is one of Sydney's most famous pick-up bars, almost always crammed elbow to elbow with the young and eligible (and possibly not-so-eligible). The restaurant is a hilarious but altogether palatable parody of an American steakhouse. This is where I had the hugest T-bone steak...More

Thank d f
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

You cannot visit the cross without popping into the Bourbon formerly the bourbon and beefsteak. Oh my what a change from the 80's because that was when I was last there. It's modern, clean and comfortable. Sunday afternoon with nice live music in the background....More

Thank aldavril
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Had dinner here one evening recently, I remember it when it used to be called The Bourbon and Beefsteak Bar and the Sydney Swans Football Club used to be upstairs; how things have changed. We only had burgers and fries as we had been travelling...More

Thank Greville
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stumbled upon this place while looking for food at 9:30pm on a Sunday night. We'd had a hectic day of travel, had just flown into town, and needed a decent meal. The bourbon did not disappoint. The manager and staff were...More

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Revisited the Bourbon(AKA The Bourbon and Beefsteak) for a trip down memory lane after spending many years living at the B & B in the past, for happy hour!!!! I would describe it as unhappy hour!!!! One beer(happy hour price) one house wine and a...More

Reviewed July 16, 2017

A drink in the heart of the Cross. Watch as the world passes by in front of you as you sip beer and listen to good vibes. Cool place to hang with some friends for a drink.

Thank Rainindancers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Darlinghurst Rd | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9035 8888
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